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EENY496: Rosemary Grasshopper Schistocerca ceratiola Hubell and Walker

Figure 9. Florida rosemary, Ceratiola ericoides, shown growing in a sandhill habitat along with turkey oak, Quercus laevis. A large rosemary bush is shown at the left front of the image, and smaller rosemary bushes are on the right front. These bushes typically are rounded, and attain a height of 2 to 3 meters (7 to 10 feet). Florida rosemary is the host for the rosemary grasshopper, Schistocerca ceratiola Hubbell and Walker.

Credit: John L. Capinera, University of Florida